On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 2001

Historical Events

  • Despite 20-14 final round loss to Ireland in Dublin, England retains Six Nations Rugby Championship; set new records for points scored (229), tries scored (29) and overall points-difference (+149)

Famous Weddings

Christina Applegate

Actor Johnathon Schaech (32) weds actress Christina Applegate (29) at the three-acre Cree Estate in Palm Springs, California

Famous Deaths

  • Ted Ammon, American financier and investment banker, bludgeoned to death at 52
2001 Highlights

About October 20, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra